Quotes: prosperous

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  • James Allen
    James Allen
    British philosophical writer 1864-1912
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    A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
  • Anne Bradstreet
    Anne Bradstreet
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    A prosperous state makes a secure Christian, but adversity makes him Consider.
  • A wealthy landowner cannot cultivate and improve his farm without spreading comfort and well-being around him. Rich and abundant crops, a numerous population and a prosperous countryside are the rewards for his efforts.
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
  • After a prosperous, but to me very wearisome, voyage, we came at last into port. Immediately on landing I got together my few effects; and, squeezing myself through the crowd, went into the nearest and humblest inn which first met my gaze.
  • Aeschylus
    Aeschylus
    Greek dramatist BC 525-456
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    Ah, lives of men! When prosperous they glitter - Like a fair picture; when misfortune comes - A wet sponge at one blow has blurred the painting.
  • Americans have mastered the art of being prosperous though broke.
  • Henry Ford
    Henry Ford
    American industrialist 1863-1947
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    An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous.
  • Arthur Laffer
    Arthur Laffer
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    And you can't have a prosperous economy when the government is way overspending, raising tax rates, printing too much money, over regulating and restricting free trade. It just can't be done.
  • Thomas Alva Edison
    Thomas Alva Edison
    American inventor and founder of General Electric 1847-1931
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    Be courageous. I have seen many depressions in business. Always America has emerged from these stronger and more prosperous. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith! Go forward!
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
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    By strengthening the three pillars of the United Nations - security, development and human rights - we can build a more peaceful, more prosperous and more just world for our succeeding generations.
  • Jeremy Taylor
    Jeremy Taylor
    British churchman and writer 1613-1667
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    Habits are the daughters of action, but then they nurse their mother, and produce daughters after her image, but far more beautiful and prosperous.
  • Virgil
    Virgil
    Roman poet 70-19 BC
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    Hope on, and save yourself for prosperous times.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you; that is the principal difference between a dog and a man.
  • Robert Collier
    Robert Collier
    American author 1885-1950
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    If you see yourself as prosperous, you will be. If you see yourself as continually hard up, that is exactly what you will be.
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